Anthony J. Kameen, M.D.
Medical Director, Ophthalmologist, Specializing in Laser Vision Correction and Refractive Cataract Surgery
Dr. Anthony Kameen is a Board Certified Ophthalmologist specializing in laser vision correction (LASIK and PRK) and premium cataract surgery. A 1982 graduate of Georgetown University Medical School, Dr. Kameen went on to complete his Ophthalmology residency at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center (GBMC) and was named Chief Resident of the Department in 1986. He later played a significant role in pioneering laser vision correction, having performed the first government approved Excimer laser vision correction procedure, the first LASIK Intralase procedure and the first NearVision CK procedure in the Baltimore area.
Dr. Kameen’s vast clinical experience and impressive results have earned him an international reputation for excellence, drawing patients from around the world. He has been voted “Top Doctor” in the field of Ophthalmology/Laser Vision Correction in both the Baltimore and Washingtonian magazine and he has received the “Top Doctor” award from both the VISX Corporation and the LVCI Corporation as one of their most accomplished surgeons. Dr. Kameen has also been awarded LVCI’s “Top Five” award given to the top five surgeons in the country. Additionally, Kameen Eye Associates has received national recognition as one of the most technologically advanced practices in the industry.
Dr. Kameen is considered one of the most respected eye surgeons in the country. He has performed over 10,000 PRK procedures, 60,000 LASIK procedures, 2,000 astigmatic Keratotomy procedures and 10,000 Cataract with lens implant procedures. Dr. Kameen has also appeared as an expert witness in numerous circumstances. Dr. Kameen has performed laser vision correction on many physicians as well as members of his own family, most recently performing LASIK on his 22 year old son. Dr. Kameen had laser vision correction to correct his own nearsightedness and astigmatism in 1994.
More recently, Dr. Kameen has been listed as a Top LASIK Surgeon by Madison Media in its monthly airline in-flight magazines. Dr. Kameen has also been listed as a Trusted Lasik Surgeon in Maryland.
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